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02-03-2015 |

Box thorn removal


Big patches of Box thorn, an introduced weed that can take over the land and render it unusable, have been removed from within the paddocks and on the boundary line. John Rea kindly donated his expertise and excavator to remove and destroy the box thorn. He did a fantastic job […]

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02-03-2015 |

Boundary fencing of the farm finished and secure

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A priority of the farm committee at the beginning of the lease in Sept 2014 has been to ensure the boundary fence of the farm is secure and safe for locals and the farm livestock. The Factory Rd boundary fence(approx 800m) was identified as not being adequate. With the help […]

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02-03-2015 |

WCB-ARR community farm calves gets ear tagged and a drench!


On Saturday Feb 21st, the first stock working bee was held in our newly renovated yards. The 37 calves were all individually ear tagged(thanks Allflex!) and drenched with Dectomax inj.(thanks Zoetis). Dave Pullen helped with techinical know how by weighing and EID scanning all the calves. We will now be […]

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04-02-2015 |

WCB-ARR community farm features in the WCB supplier newsletter

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Please follow the link to view the article that appeared in the WCB January supplier newsletter.

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01-02-2015 |

John Mclean

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ARRCOM wish to recognise John F McLean for his contribution to the recreation reserve and the Allansford community through the erection of a monumental stone in his honour to be placed in front of the grandstand. John was introduced to the Allansford oval at a young age by his Uncle […]

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14-01-2015 |

John F McLean oval unveiled


The 2015 ARR community christmas party provided the perfect opportunity to unveil the proposed naming of the allansford rec reserve football oval the John F McLean oval. This tribute is in recognition for the lifetime work and contribution John has made to the Allansford and district community, through his role […]

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13-01-2015 |

Community Christmas party 2015


A great night was had by the allansford community at the annual ARR community christmas party. The Allansford primary school choir, “the little Gem’s” made a special effort to perform at the event and did a great job of the christmas carols, and in particular, the 2014 hit song “Let […]

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04-12-2014 |

WCB-Allansford Recreation Reserve community farm media launch

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Wednesday 3rd December 2014 heralded the start of the publicity campaign by the ARRCOM to tell everyone in the community about the WCB-ARR Community farm. ARRCOM are really excited to have this opportunity to create a new revenue stream to fund improvements at the Rec reserve, but also to have a […]

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23-11-2014 |

2014 Allansford Community Christmas party, Friday 5th December @ 5:30pm

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All community members are welcome to come along to the 2014 Allansford Recreation Reserve Community christmas party. It will be held at the rec reserve on Friday 5th of December from 5:30pm onwards. Come along for a free BBQ, with childrens games organised by the Allansford district Primary school, jumping […]

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12-03-2014 |

Have your say about the proposed new community centre!

An open invitation to attend the upcoming Allansford community meeting to discuss the proposed community centre You are invited to participate in a community meeting at the Allansford Recreation Reserve (ARR), Monday 24th March at 7:30pm to discuss the key project of the ARR Masterplan development strategy, the Allansford community […]

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